William B. Mc Kinney

1841–Male
Cleveland,Nc

The Life of William B.

When William B. Mc Kinney was born in 1841, his father, Simeon Judson McKinney, was 22 and his mother, Aletha McKinney, was 20. He lived in Cleveland, North Carolina, United States in 1850.

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Family Time Line

Simeon Judson McKinney
1819–1850
Aletha McKinney
1821–1890
William B. Mc Kinney
1841–
Collis Mc Kinney
1850–1888
Rebecca C McKinney
1848–1908
Rhodina McKinney
1854–1917

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1846

Age 5

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1853 · First State Fair

Age 12

The first state fair in North Carolina was held in Raleigh and was put on by the North Carolina State Agricultural Society in 1853. The fair has been continuous except for during the American Civil War and Reconstruction and WWII.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 31

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

1 Vietnamese: unexplained.2 Shortened form of any of the many Scottish and Irish surnames formed with Gaelic mac ‘son of’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (1)

  • William B Mc Kinney in household of Simeon Mc Kinney, "United States Census, 1850"

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